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Royal Society of Biology photography awards shortlist – in pictures - The Guardian

The Guardian
A mid-flight bird fight and flowers on a Himalayan pass are among images capturing this year's theme of conflict and survival. The winners will be announced at the Royal Society of Biology Awards Ceremony in London on 15 October, as part of Biology Week.

Mitophagy receptors unravelled -
The authors knocked out five autophagy receptors in HeLa cells — TAX1BP1, NDP52, NBR1, p62 and OPTN — which blocked mitophagy. Interestingly, only NDP52 and OPTN (and, to a lesser extent, TAX1BP1) were able to rescue mitophagy when ...

Flora & Fauna of Norfolk Island - National Geographic

National Geographic
I gave a talk to the Flora & Fauna Society of Norfolk Island on Monday. Led by Margaret Christian, this group has a keen interest in the conservation of the island's unique species. One of these includes the critically endangered green parrot ...

Senior Canine Rescue Society

Bellevue - United States

Dedicated to rescue, adoption and care of older dogs.

The Senior Dog House and Rescue
United States
DogWorks Canine Rescue
United States

Specializes in the rescue and placement of Doberman Pinschers and Greyhounds in the San Francisco Bay area.

Athens Canine Rescue
United States

Nonprofit, canine rescue organization.

Caleb's Canine Rescue, Inc.
United States

Nonprofit organization devoted to the rescue, rehabilitation, and rehoming of Beagles.

Northern Chautauqua Canine Rescue

Nonprofit organization dedicated to finding homes for dogs and puppies.

North Bay Canine Rescue & Placement
United States

Pulls mixed breed and herding dogs out of shelters and other at-risk situations and places them in safe, loving homes.

Canine Connections Breed Rescue Information Index
United States
Canine Agility Training Society
United States

With photos and links.

Mississauga Humane Society - Canine Division

Rescues dogs that are being mistreated or are scheduled to be killed due to lack of space and finds them loving homes.

Senior Dogs Project
United States

Information on caring for older dogs, why and how to adopt an older dog, and stories and photos about the bond between senior dogs and humans.